18 CFR 157.204 - Application procedure.

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§ 157.204 Application procedure.

(a)Who may apply. Any interstate pipeline which has been issued a certificate other than a limited-jurisdiction certificate, pursuant to section 7 of the Natural Gas Act and had rates accepted by the Commission may apply for a blanket certificate under this subpart in the manner prescribed in §§ 157.6(a), 157.14(a) and 385.2011 of this chapter.

(b)Hearing procedure. Upon receiving an application for a blanket certificate under this subpart, the Commission will conduct a hearing pursuant to section 7(c) of the Natural Gas Act and §§ 1.32 and 157.11 of this chapter.

(c)Issuance. If required by the present or future public convenience and necessity, the Commission will issue a blanket certificate to the applicant.

(d)Application contents. Applications for blanket certificates shall contain:

(1) Information indicating the exact legal name of the applicant; its principal place of business; whether the applicant is an individual, partnership, corporation or otherwise; citation to the certificate proceeding in which the applicant was found to be a natural gas company; the state under the laws of which the applicant is organized or authorized to do business; and the name, title, and mailing address and telephone number of the person or persons to whom communications concerning the application are to be addressed;

(2) A statement that the applicant will comply with the terms, conditions and procedures specified in this subpart.

[Order 234, 47 FR 24266, June 4, 1982, as amended by Order 319, 48 FR 34888, Aug. 1, 1983; Order 433, 50 FR 40345, Oct. 3, 1985; Order 436, 50 FR 42490, Oct. 18, 1985; Order 493, 53 FR 15030, Apr. 27, 1988; Order 603, 64 FR 26607, May 14, 1999]

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  • 2016-11-03; vol. 81 # 213 - Thursday, November 3, 2016
    1. 81 FR 76542 - Retrospective Analysis of Existing Rules; Notice of Staff Memorandum
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      18 CFR Parts 33, 40, 45, 153, 157, 340-347, 380
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  • 2016-03-22; vol. 81 # 55 - Tuesday, March 22, 2016
    1. 81 FR 15156 - Standards for Business Practices of Interstate Natural Gas Pipelines; Correction
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      Correcting amendments.
      Effective March 22, 2016.
      18 CFR Part 157